Home and Community-Based Services Dominates Growth in Medicaid LTSS Spending

Spending on home and community-based services continued to account for the vast majority of all Medicaid long-term services and supports spending in Fiscal Year 2016, announced the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Home and community-based services (HCBS) increased by 10 percent in FY 2016, easily outstripping the annual…

CMS Open Door Forum on Long-Term Services and Supports

The Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has scheduled its latest Open Door Forum (ODF) on Long-Term Services and Supports for April 24, 2018 at 2:00PM (ET). Please dial-in at least 15 minutes before call start time. The conference leaders for this ODF are Jodie Sumeracki of the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services…